openSUSE Security Update : postgresql / postgresql-libs (openSUSE-SU-2012:1251-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Security and bugfix release 9.1.5 :

- Ignore SECURITY DEFINER and SET attributes for a
procedural language's call handler (CVE-2012-2655)
bnc#765069

- Fix incorrect password transformation in
'contrib/pgcrypto''s DES crypt() function
(CVE-2012-2143) bnc#766799

- Prevent access to external files/URLs via
'contrib/xml2''s xslt_process() (CVE-2012-3488)
bnc#776523

- Prevent access to external files/URLs via XML entity
references (CVE-2012-3489) bnc#776524

- See the release notes for the rest of the changes:
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/9.1/static/release.html
/usr/share/doc/packages/postgresql/HISTORY

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-09/msg00102.html
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/9.1/static/release.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=765069
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=766797
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=776523
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=776524

Solution :

Update the affected postgresql / postgresql-libs packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74766 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2143
CVE-2012-2655
CVE-2012-3488
CVE-2012-3489

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